2019-2020 Carson-Newman Women's Basketball News

  • Peach State foes conclude No. 20 C-N’s non-conference slate
    November 21, 2019
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Facing off against one quarter of the Southeast Region field, 20th-ranked Carson-Newman travels to the North Georgia classic to tangle with Clayton State on Friday and the reigning region champions, No. 15 North Georgia, on Saturday. Tip-off for both contests are slated for 3:30 p.m.
  • Lady Eagles debut in WBCA poll at No. 20
    November 19, 2019
    LILBURN, Ga. – With a 4-0 start to the season, Carson-Newman debuted at No. 20 in the first in-season Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Association poll announced Tuesday by the organization. The Lady Eagles are one of five teams that were not ranked in the preseason to move into the top 25.
  • USBWA selects Marosites as National Player of the Week
    November 19, 2019
    ST. LOUIS – For the first time in the history of the women’s basketball program Carson-Newman can tout a national player of the Week. Kayla Marosites was named the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Women’s Division II National Player of the Week Tuesday.
  • Marosites tabbed SAC Player of the Week
    November 18, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – After a monster week of action leading Carson-Newman to two wins over King, Kayla Marosites earned her third-career South Atlantic Conference Player of the Week honors announced by the league office Monday.
  • Griffin, Marosites grind out second straight win over Tornado
    November 16, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman women’s basketball team took down the King Tornado for the second time in four days with an 82-72 victory at the Student Center Complex.
  • Déjà vu, Eagles and Tornado tangle in Bristol
    November 15, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – After toppling King 111-82 on Wednesday night, Carson-Newman gets the same opponent Saturday at 3 p.m. from the Student Center Complex looking to build off of its best scoring effort in two seasons taking on the Tornado on the Tennessee-Virginia boarder.
  • Masterful Marosites leads C-N to program win 800
    November 13, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Kayla Marosites became the first player in Lady Eagle recorded history to register a 20-point, 20-rebound night propelling Carson-Newman to program victory No. 800, 111-82 over King, in the home opener Wednesday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Mincey’s club opens Holt with King Wednesday
    November 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In a scheduling quirk, Carson-Newman begins a home-and-home week with King Wednesday night at 5:30 p.m. playing its first contest of the year at Holt Fieldhouse looking to build on a 2-0 start to the season and win the 800th game in school history.
  • Byrd drops 21 as Lady Eagles soar over No. 21 Lander
    November 09, 2019
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Carson-Newman women’s basketball team defeated no. 21 Lander 76-69 at Finis Horne Arena to wrap up the SAC-PBC Challenge in Greenwood, South Carolina. 
  • Four Eagles score double-figures in season-opening win over USC Aiken
    November 08, 2019
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Carson-Newman women’s basketball team defeated the USC Aiken Pacers 80-66 in their 2019-20 regular season opener at Finis Horne Arena on the campus of Lander University in Greenwood, South Carolina.
  • C-N’s season tips off in Palmetto State with Aiken and Lander
    November 06, 2019
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – Opening the year with five of its first six games on the road, Carson-Newman starts the year in South Carolina with a Friday night affair against USC Aiken at 7:30 before a 2019 NCAA Tournament rematch against No. 21 Lander on Saturday at 3 p.m.
  • Seven slated for induction into Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame
    October 31, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Athletic Club has tabbed seven individuals for induction into the Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame. 
  • Mincey's squad selected second in preseason SAC poll
    October 30, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – Coming off of a second-straight NCAA Tournament trip, Carson-Newman was picked to finish second in the preseason South Atlantic Conference coaches’ poll announced Wednesday by the league.
  • Byrd and Marosites tabbed preseason first-team All-SAC
    October 30, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – Addison Byrd and Kayla Marosites begin the 2019-20 season as preseason first-team All-South Atlantic Conference selections announced Wednesday by the league leading Carson-Newman into the year as the No. 2 team in the league.
  • Lady Eagles hang tough with Lady Vols on Rocky Top
    October 29, 2019
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Carson-Newman outscored Tennessee in the third quarter and was outscored by just nine points in the final three stanzas in a 70-44 exhibition loss to the Lady Vols Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
  • C-N and UT ignite campaigns in exhibition on Rocky Top Tuesday
    October 22, 2019
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Carson-Newman and Tennessee open their 2019-20 seasons Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. inside of Thompson-Boling Arena squaring off in exhibition play, continuing a tradition that started in 2004, giving both teams a chance to showcase their new-look rosters.
  • Carson-Newman Women’s Basketball Frontcourt Position Preview
    October 16, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s 2019-20 season opens in less than two weeks with an exhibition against Tennessee as we continue the position previews with a glance at the frontcourt with junior guard Addison Byrd (Nashville, Tenn.).
  • Carson-Newman Women’s Basketball Backcourt Position Preview
    October 14, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – With the first game action 15 days away, it is time to kick off a two-part series previewing the Carson-Newman women’s basketball positions starting with the backcourt with senior guard Tori Griffin (Strawberry Plains, Tenn.).
  • Tournament teams, travel litter 2019-20 C-N schedule
    October 09, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman women’s basketball is getting ready for the 2019-20 season that features seven outings against NCAA Tournament teams with Mike Mincey’s crew traveling for 16 of the 28 games on the docket.
  • Ballot released for 2020 Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame
    October 02, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman has released the nine names up for consideration to the Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame.
  • Registration open for Talon's Trot Homecoming 5k
    September 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Registration is open for the inaugural Talon's Trot Homecoming 5k and fun run.
  • Volleyball brings home Director's Cup, record number of student-athletes honored at Eagle Scholars Ceremony
    September 03, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - The Carson-Newman volleyball program took home top honors as the recipients of the Carson-Newman Director's Cup as the athletic department recognized a record 220 Eagle Scholars at its annual ceremony Tuesday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Record number of student-athletes to be honored at annual Eagle Scholars ceremony
    September 02, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman is set to honor a record number of student athletes at its annual Eagle Scholars awards ceremony Tuesday evening. 
  • D2 ADA lauds 83 Eagles with Academic Achievement Award
    August 26, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s athletic department has placed 83 student athletes on the Division II Athletics Directors Association’s list for Academic Achievement Awards. 
  • Mincey adds LMU transfer Qua Hines to Mossy Creek
    August 19, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman women’s basketball coach Mike Mincey added a former South Atlantic Conference Freshman of the Year to his roster bringing over Lincoln Memorial transfer Qua Hines. She will have three years of eligibility and be available when the first semester finishes in 2019.
  • All-American Haris Price joins Mincey’s coaching staff
    August 14, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Haris Price, one of four two-time All-Americans in program history, has been added to Mike Mincey’s women’s basketball coaching staff announced Thursday by the eight-year mentor to join Tatum Burstrom on the three-person crew.
  • Athletic Communications office makes headway on digitization project
    August 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman athletic communications office has completed the first step in a long journey to archiving the athletic department’s historical records.
  • Laux rounds out external operations team
    August 08, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Director of Eagle Club and External Operations Shelly Laux has announced the hiring of an Athletic Operations Associate, and Athletic Marketing Associate and a Fan Engagement Coordinator to round out Carson-Newman’s external operations team.
  • Mausner, Lange join Carson-Newman Athletic Communications
    July 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman Director of Athletic Communications Adam Cavalier has announced the hiring of Mark Mausner and Zach Lange as graduate assistants for Carson-Newman’s Athletic Communications team.
  • Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic set for Aug. 3 in Kingsport
    July 09, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman's athletic department has set the Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic for Aug. 3 in Kingsport, Tenn. with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. followed by an 8 a.m. shotgun start.